The Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T will hold Small Farms Field Day from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The Cooperative Extension Program

Small Farms Field Day – June 15

The Cooperative Extension Program at N.C. A&T will hold Small Farms Field Day from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., Thursday, June 15, at the university farm located at 3136 McConnell Road. The day will include numerous demonstrations including:

  • Insect screening for high tunnel organics
  • High tunnel ginger production
  • Small-scale organic pecan production
  • Converting agricultural-and food-wastes into energy
  • Artificial insemination of beef cattle
  • Pasture pork production and management

There will also be various displays and posters including: industrial hemp, soil health testing and activity, pollinator protection, homemade yogurt, food byproducts and weight loss-onion peel, safety of grape-derived products and shell eggs safety.

Registration is required. Contact Alexis Gaines at ajgaines@ncat.edu or 336-285-4661 to register.  

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